The fast before the Sede holiday takes place from September 20 to 22, before the Autumn Equinox. The Sun during this period is in 28-30 degrees of the constellation Virgo.
This post is associated with an understanding of duty and the ability to distinguish between light and darkness, not to succumb to temptation.
These days they practice asceticism - systematic psychophysical and spiritual exercises. Preparations are underway for the holiday itself.
During fasting, it is undesirable to eat fruits with pulp - apples, watermelons, melons and similar fruits and vegetables.
Also at this time it is necessary to observe the signs, track any little things that can be very important.